Welcome to the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences at McMaster University. We have a proud tradition of collaboration, innovation, and the pursuit of excellence, working closely with our partners in the university, local hospitals and the community. This website will introduce you to the outstanding people and programs that make our Department such an exciting place.
Anti-Racism Efforts in our Department
The Department's Anti-Black Racism Working Group has prepared a resource list of materials to help facilitate learning and understanding. Statements from the Department regarding anti-racism will also be archived. These can be accessed here.
Equity, Innovations and Partnerships
Developing Our Strategic Plan
The Department's strategic plan is entitled "Equity, Innovations and Partnerships", our three core values. To help us achieve our mission of Early Detection and Intervention across the lifespan our plan contains three strategic directions; "Changing Trajectories", "Integrating Psychiatry across Medicine and Health Care" and "Empowering Individuals, Families and Communities".
For more information on our Strategic Directions refer to our Where We Are Going section.